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Greasing Technician - GT1020

5 October 2020

Greasing Technician

 AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members and are passionate about what we do!

AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports individuals, embraces team work, and encourages a ‘can do - make it happen’ attitude.

We are currently seeking an energetic and motivated person for the position of Greasing Technician to join our team of over 30 qualified tradesmen to work across our Colac and Irrewarra sites.

This position will suit a self driven person that has great time management skills that is interested in working on a night shit roster (10:30pm – 6:30am, Sunday – Thursday).  Applicants with a forklift license is an advantage but not essential. This position will assist in the ongoing preventative & predictive maintenance and ensure production efficiency.  This position will perform routine greasing of plant across our site, checking and filling lubricant & hydraulic tanks, stock monitoring, oil sampling and perform shutdown work.

We offer job security and above award remuneration.  This is a fulltime position working across our Colac sites, working in a state of the art workshop environment.

Preferred qualities and qualifications include:

  • Mechanically minded and interested in working in a ‘hands on’ role.
  • Previous experience in manufacturing/industrial background is desired but not mandatory.
  • Knowledge of Pneumatics / Hydraulics is an advantage.
  • Car license is required, forklift license is an advantage but can be provided if needed.
  • Sound knowledge and acceptance of OH&S Principles.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘GT1020’ to the below addresses. For further information please email recruitment@akd.com.au or call Michael Swanson (Recruitment Coordinator) for a confidential conversation on (03) 5231 9100.

 Note: Applications close 16th October 2020.

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, may be required.

Colac and Irrewarra - Victoria

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